Course Title: Realise a body of creative work

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5308 Diploma of Visual Arts

Course Title: Realise a body of creative work

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


340T Art


Term1 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term1 2015,
VE 2016,
Term1 2016,
Term2 2016

Course Contact: Jennifer Cabraja

Course Contact Phone: 99254472

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will gain the skills and knowledge required to realise a coherent body of creative work. Practitioners integrate conceptual, technical and organisational skills to create work in their chosen creative form.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVPRP501A Realise a body of creative work


1. Develop ideas for a coherent body of work

2. Plan and organise the production of work

3. Develop own approach to documenting the body of work

4. Collaborate with others

5. Create finished work

6. Evaluate own artwork

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will have acquired the skills and knowledge to produce digital images that represent and communicate ideas linked to your elective practices.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is on going throughout the semester. Your knowledge and understanding of course content is assessed through completion of a body of work that demonstrates concept development, understanding of materials and adhering to the guidelines of working in a studio.

Assessment will incorporate a range of methods to assess performance and the application of knowledge and skills and will include:

  • Practical tasks and a major project
  • Completion of workshops in a digital format.

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